Show Director- NBC Sports Philadelphia

Posted: 10/26/2018

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


· Direct pre/post game shows, talk programs and specials for broadcast
· Be creative in blocking shots and pacing of shots
· Coordinate transitions and production techniques with control room, studio and remote crew
· Ability to perform multiple technical responsibilities simultaneously while maintaining a high
level of execution and reliability
· Work with Producers to coordinate execution of elements to be integrated into broadcasts and live shots from the field
· Work with technical staff to satisfy production needs for show
· Provide constructive feedback to producers and studio crew
· Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

    Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications
  • Minimum of 3 years television directing experience
  • Studio crew management experience


    Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Philadelphia, PA
  • Must be able to work days, early mornings, nights, late nights, weekends and holidays.


    ,u>Additional Job Requirements
  • Proficient in iNEWS news communications system, and News program operations
  • Good general knowledge of sports and television sports production
  • Functional knowledge of graphics application and other equipment in the control room
  • Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time while multi-tasking in a fast paced, high
    pressure, live production environment
  • Punctual, regular and consistent attendance

    Desired Characteristics
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
  • Strong work ethic, a positive attitude and leadership qualities a must
  • Previous experience with control room automation such as Sony ELC a plus

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